winter

Day 6 – Apples and Parsnips – 365 Days of Baby Food

Apples and parsnips are readily available from late Fall through the Winter months.  The nutty deliciousness of parsnips pairs well with the sweet flavor of apples.  When you roast these two together, you have a really tasty side dish that’s […]

Mini Pumpkin Muffins – A Treat for Little Fingers

It’s Pumpkin Time! Super Easy, Super Tasty Mini Pumpkin Muffins – They’re Back on the Blog! This recipe came about when I had just used the last of my frozen roasted pumpkin puree from the Fall pumpkin harvest   That […]

Christmas Holiday Homemade Gift – Homemade Baby Food with a Homemade Ornament

  I know it’s early but, people are pinning an old image of my handmade Christmas ornament only to find that the post has disappeared and I can’t find it either; Yikes! So here is the post, recreated but originally […]

Pumpkin Pie Dip – Easy Creamy Pumpkin Pie Dip for the Fall

Pumpkin Pie Dip .  This is a tasty dip that you can share with little ones and kids of all ages.  It’s simple and quick to make and keeps in the fridge for about 5-7 days. The best thing about […]

Cooking Pumpkins – Which Pumpkin is Best for Baby Food or Pies?

Did you know that pumpkins are a type of squash in the Cucurbita family along with butternut, acorn and my favorite, Hubbard squash?  The pumpkin season is really kicking into high gear around New England.  From the end of September […]

For Baby – Apple Cranberry Sauce is a super way to introduce babies to tart tastes

Cranberries were commonly referred to as “bounce-berries”.  In the “old days”, you would pick the good cranberries from the bad cranberries by tossing them on the ground or down the stairs to see if they bounce. The bouncy berries are […]

Peachy Keen Apple Sweet Potatoes – Fall Recipe for Baby and Family – Baby Food from Family Food

  It’s Fall –  Hip Hip Hooray!  There are so many amazing flavors of the Fall that I really do rejoice as it comes in full swing.  The crisp New England air and the abundance of pumpkins, apples, squash and […]